Itziar was born in Pamplona (Spain) in 1986. She received the Engineer degree in Telecommunications from Public University of Navarra, Pamplona, (Spain) in 2010. She did a Master in Communications at the same university in 2011. She obtained her Ph.D. degree, cum laude, in Communications at Public University of Navarra, Pamplona (Spain) in 2015.
Since 2010, she was a Ph.D student and junior researcher at the Antenna Group of Public University of Navarra. She was also working as visiting research scientist in RAL Space at Rutherford Appleton Laboratory at Harwell Oxford, Didcot, UK, from September 2011 to April 2012. In 2014, she joined the Anteal Team as THz Engineer. In 2018 she became Anteral's CEO.
Her research lines are mw-wave and THz receivers design, imaging THz cameras and material characterization at THz range. She is a contributor author to the book “Semiconductor THz Technology”, she has published four international journal papers and more than 25 national and international conference papers.